Malivoire Wine Company only ships products within Canada.
Ladybug Rosé, 2021
Shipped and sold by Malivoire Wine Company
- Cabernet Franc
- Pinot Noir
Composition: 56% Cabernet Franc, 36% Gamay and 8% Pinot Noir. Pressed from grapes grown specifically for this wine, picked as grape sugars averaged 19.7° Brix
Brightly scented of strawberry, raspberry, crab apple and watermelon; the red berry notes carry to the palate, interspersed with bursts of candy apple and pomegranate. The crisp, fresh structure holds through a lingering, cherry-tinged finish.
The berries were destemmed, crushed, and sent to tank. The mixture of crushed grapes and free-run juice cold-soaked for between two and twelve hours before pressing. Cold-fermentation and stabilization were completed in stainless steel before bottling in January 2022.
Dry: 3 g/L residual sugar According to the LCBO Sweetness Code: No sweetness perceived; well rounded with balanced acitity.
At the time of bottling, alcohol measured at 12%, residual sugar 3 grams per litre, titratable acidity 6.1 grams per litre and pH 3.45.
Food Companions: Chill to near 10° C and serve with chicken wings, barbecued poultry, turkey, ham or oven-fired pizza. Enjoy now though 2023.